N.Y. Public Health Law Section 3903
Purposes of the center

In order to more effectively serve the health and medical needs of the state’s agricultural community, the center shall:


develop strategies for the provision of comprehensive occupational health services for New York farmers and agricultural workers, including but not limited to migrant workers;


research and develop information on the epidemiology of farm-related occupational illness;


compile resource material relating to agricultural medicine and preventive health care;


provide continuing agricultural health and medical education programs for physicians and other health care personnel and service providers practicing within the state;


provide education and other service programs to farmers and agricultural workers on agricultural health and safety issues; and


establish relations with existing health care and agricultural interest groups to ensure appropriate, targeted delivery of agricultural health and safety services and information.

Source: Section 3903 — Purposes of the center, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/PBH/3903 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

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